Charter the 40' Pearson Sailing Yacht in Coral Bay, US Virgin Islands

Cruising Monohull
40 ft
6 Guests

About This Boat

Enjoy Coral Bay, US Virgin Islands by boat! Charter the 40ft Pearson Sailing Yacht "Long Distance" for up to 6 people. Rates as low as


Private Charters

• Full Day Sail: $660 per boat, (includes lunch+drinks)
• Half Day Sail: $420 per boat, (includes cheese + crackers + drinks)

What You Can Expect:

Sailing on the S/V Long Distance offers

• Casual sails to quiet places
• Great snorkeling at unspoiled coral reefs
• A family oriented experience
• Friendly hospitality
• Island History
• Local knowledge of the area
• Sailing and snorkeling instruction

Full Day Sail

Our most popular sail! Runs from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm and includes two snorkel stops. The best snorkeling is in U.S. waters, so no need for passports. You will see beautiful views of the British Islands of Norman Island, Peter Island, Tortola, and Virgin Gorda as we sail nearby. Include Turkey or vegetarian lunch plate, soft drinks, Heineken and Rum Punch.

Half Day Sail

Runs in the morning or afternoon, from 9:30am-12:30 pm or 1:30pm-4:30 pm, and includes one snorkel stop. Recommended for guests who want a taste of sailing or families with preschool children. Include Cheese and crackers, soft drinks, Heineken and Rum Punch.

What To Expect Onboard:

S/V Long Distance is a beautiful 40 foot Pearson charter yacht, which carries six passengers and sails from Coral Bay on the East end of St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands. The boat is owned and operated by Rick and Robin Gallup, St. John residents since 1995, and their lovable ten-pound dog Kiwi. Rick is a licensed U.S. Coast Guard captain and Robin is a registered nurse.

The S/V Long Distance is a fully insured charter with current U.S. Coast Guard License and membership with the V.I. Charter Yacht League, Friends of the National Park, and Coral Bay Yacht Club.


  • Type: Cruising Monohull
  • Capacity: 6 People
  • Year: 1998
  • Rental Minimum: 4 hours
  • Length: 40 ft
  • Cancellation: Full Refund 5 Days Prior


  • Life jackets/required safety gear
  • Cabin
  • Wheel steering
  • Bimini
  • Inboard Engine
  • CD Player
  • Chart Plotter
  • Single Engine
  • Fuel type: Diesel
  • Berth
  • Air Conditioning
  • Furling Headsail
  • Furling Mainsail
  • Head

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  • Listing Address
  • Usher Key
  • St. John, St. John 00830,
  • U.S. Virgin Islands
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